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How to use affix in a sentence

Conny stepped smilingly forward, and proceeded to affix the band around the vicar's massive throat.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Run a narrow velvet through the holes of the third row and affix wider velvet ends, or chenille tassels to each extremity.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Twelve different works he had before written and published, and all without the affix of his name.
LETTERS TO EUGENIAPAUL HENRI THIRY HOLBACH
Pitt proposed to provide for the royal assent by placing the great seal in a commission with authority to affix it to the bill.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
Under each word the force of the prefix is usually given, though not the affix.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 1 OF 4: A-D)VARIOUS
It is wrong, certainly, to treat ever as an affix, and to mistake the first two words of "What ever are you doing?"
AMERICA TO-DAY, OBSERVATIONS AND REFLECTIONSWILLIAM ARCHER
Similarly, his remark on the "peculiar misuse of the affix ever, as in saying 'Whatever are you doing?'"
AMERICA TO-DAY, OBSERVATIONS AND REFLECTIONSWILLIAM ARCHER
In such cases the pitch is merely inherent in the radical element or affix, as any vowel or consonant might be.
LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
Note that the plural affix immediately follows the radical element (ya-), disconnecting it from the local element (-hau-).
LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
The affix vitch signifies son of: Sviatoslavitch—son of Sviatoslav.
THE RISE OF THE RUSSIAN EMPIREHECTOR H. MUNRO
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WORDS RELATED TO AFFIX

  • affiliating
  • affixing
  • allying
  • binding
  • cabling
  • connecting
  • contracting
  • crocheting
  • fastening
  • healing
  • interlacing
  • intermingling
  • joining
  • linking
  • looping
  • mending
  • netting
  • purling
  • repairing
  • securing
  • sewing
  • spinning
  • tying
  • uniting
  • weaving
  • webbing
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